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Melanoma: What to Know About This Skin Cancer

Melanoma is a serious skin cancer that starts in melanocytes. Melanoma is more deadly than basal cell carcinoma (BCC) and squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) because it can spread to other organs more quickly if not treated early. Cancer begins when…

Skin Cancer: Symptoms and Factors

Most skin cancers develop on skin that has exposure to the sun. Although most skin cancer cases result from excessive exposure to the sun, this condition can appear in locations where you are not exposed to sunlight. Basal cell and…